Innovation Activity

 

Innovation activity is a complex of scientific, technological, organization, financial and commercial measures aimed at the commercialization of accumulated knowledge, technologies and facilities. New or complementary goods/services or goods/services possessing new qualities are the result of the innovation activity.

 

The indicators of socioeconomic development in the field of science and technology of the Republic of Belarus in 2011-2014:

Indicator

Unit of measure

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

Planned/in fact

Planned/in fact

Planned/in fact

Planned/in fact

Planned/projection

Number of innovatively active  organizations in the total number of organizations

Percent

20,0

22,7

25,0

22,8

26,0

21,7

27,0

20,9

40,0

19,0

Specific weight of innovative products

Percent

12,0 – 13,0

14,4

13,8 – 14,5

17,8

18,0

17,8

19,0

13,9

20,0 – 21,0

12,7

(in fact as of May 1, 2015)

Inner expenses for research and development (the science intensity of GDP)

Percent to GDP

1,2 – 1,4

0,70

0,9 – 1,1

0,67

1,0 – 1,1

0,67

1,1 – 1,15

0,52

2,5 – 2,9

0,54

Volume of exports of hi-tech and science-intensive products

Million USD

3100,0

3205,3

3934,7

10762,9

4766,7

9658,0

5604,2

8254,2

7950,0

917,4

(in fact as of the 1st quarter of 2015)

Share of exports of  hi-tech and science-intensive products in the total volume of the Belarusian export

Percent

6,9

(in fact)

10,0

20,1

11,0

21,9

12,0

18,7

12,0 – 14,0

15,0

 

Sources of the financing of inner expenses for research and development by activity sectors (2014), (million rubles)

In total

 

 

 

Including by sectors

State sector

Sector of commercial organizations (entrepreneurial)

Sector of commercial organizations of state ownership

Sector of Higher education

Sector of Non-commercial organizations

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Volume of financing of inner expenses

 

4,073,119

1,074,623

2,522,204

680,488

475,456

836

Including:

 

 

 

 

 

 

Own means

728,858

55,621

668,190

94,306

4,728

319

Budgetary means

1,954,322

817,455

824,421

483,912

311,951

495

Including:

 

 

 

 

 

 

State budgetary means

1,747,974

772,062

678,317

408,837

297,100

495

Local budgetary means

55,460

8,251

44,419

39,923

2,790

-

Means of the budget of the Union State

150,888

37,142

101,685

35,152

12,061

-

Means of non-budgetary funds

47,673

11,834

33,034

24,340

2,805

-

Means of foreign investors, including foreign credits and loans

 

504,414

83,981

390,473

27,036

29,948

12

Means of other organizations

831,382

100,912

604,436

49,244

126,024

10

Other sources of financing

6,470

4,820

1,650

1,650

-

-